Medium: One of a Kind Hand Carved Red Jarrah Wood Approximate Age of Wood: 152 years (1868) Dimensions (in): 8" x 6" Dimensions (cm): 20.32 x 15.24 Region: Zimbabwe Availability: In Stock, Ready to Ship Immediately Item Number: A001 Condition: Excellent Sourcing: Fair Trade
Handsome cigar tray made out of recycled Antique Red Jarrah Wood. Made out of one piece of solid, heavy wood. Makes for a wonderful gift, or impressive conversation piece in your home or office.
Jarrah, a species of Eucalyptus unique to the south west region of Western Australia, is a spectacular hard wood known for its remarkable durability, extreme density, and warm, rich colors. Each item of furniture is painstakingly assembled by hand incorporating the natural imperfections which in turn become cherished possessions and heirlooms for tomorrow.
More than a century ago, Jarrah wood was imported to Africa from Australia to build railways. These railways ploughed across Africa, swallowing up unlimited amounts of precious hardwoods which had been growing and maturing since ancient times. Since Jarrah wood is an immensely dense timber, it was subjected to the full rigors of a sub-tropical climate. Nature herself stamped each sleeper with its own individual character. Its distinctive blend of beauty and practicality lends it to use for both elegant furniture and innovative construction. Jarrah is an excellent choice for everything from tables and desks, to countertops and cabinets, to headboards and doors.
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